At least eight hoodlums have been killed by security operatives, after they reportedly attacked the Orlu Divisional Police Headquarters in Imo State on Thursday night.
The yet to be identified hoodlums were repelled by joint security operatives.
Source reveal that the gun battle between the security operatives and the hoodlums lasted for about three hours.
About six vehicles were recovered during the attack.
Details of the report are still sketchy as the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, SP Ikeokwu Godson Orlando was unable to take his calls or respond to text messages forwarded to him.